Chapman students win OC Press Club Scholarships

May 21, 2015 by | Campus Life

Chapman students Megan Abba, Melissa Cano and Wes Rapaport won $1,000, $500 and $300 scholarships in the College Journalism Scholarship competition awards from  the Orange County Press Club. Jean O. Pasco and Bill Rams comprise the press club scholarship selection committee. Cornerstone Communications contributed $1,000, an anonymous donor contributed $250 and additional scholarship funds were

Dean Janeen Hill added to list of ‘Million Dollar’ researchers

May 19, 2015 by | Arts and Culture

A dean whose diligent pursuit of a transformational grant that will create state-of-the-art chemistry labs on campus is the newest member of the Million Dollar Club, a distinction awarded by Chapman University’s Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. Janeen Hill, Ph.D., dean of Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences and a professor in the

Professors El-Askary and Hellberg awarded 2015 Wang-Fradkin Professorships

May 19, 2015 by | Campus Life

Chapman University’s elite Wang-Fradkin Professorships were awarded to professors from Schmid College of Science and Technology at the 20th Annual Chapman University Faculty Honors Convocation, held Friday in the George H.W. Bush Conference Center. Receiving the Senior Wang-Fradkin Professorship was Hesham El-Askary, Ph.D., associate professor and director of Hazards, Global and Environmental Change and Computational

Love on first site tour for Muscos

May 18, 2015 by | Arts and Culture

When Sebastian P. “Paul” Musco and his wife Marybelle saw it for the first time, they were speechless — but only for a moment. “Wow, that’s a big one,” Paul laughed, his arms out as if to embrace it. “Oh, isn’t it just beautiful,” Marybelle exclaimed, pointing at it and laughing with her husband. It

The research is in: annual gathering for student presentations is bigger than ever

May 14, 2015 by | Arts and Culture

Insecure people tend to post too-good-to-be-true profiles on the dating app Tinder. China’s air pollution contributes to air pollution along the Pacific west coast. Forty-six percent of the U.S. population believes  an economic collapse will befall the country in 25 years. Women with more family support following childbirth are less likely to suffer postpartum depression.

Professor David Shafie selected for Fulbright Scholars Award

May 13, 2015 by | Arts and Culture

David Shafie, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Political Science has been selected for a Fulbright Scholars Award for academic year 2015-2016. Shafie, whose research interests include public policy and environmental politics, plans to use the award to spend spring 2016 as a visiting scholar at ADA University’s Caspian Center for Energy and Environment.

Peace Studies major Marissa Wong ’15 named Cheverton winner

May 8, 2015 by | Campus Life

Peace Studies major Marissa Wong ’15 has been named Chapman University’s 2015 Cheverton Award winner. The announcement was made Friday afternoon at annual Campus Leadership Awards. One of the oldest awards presented by Chapman, the Cheverton Award was established in 1929. The original bronze cup awarded to recipients was a gift of the Class of